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Analysis: Global Handset Sales Forecast by 88 Countries and 19 Technologies 2003 to 2026

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Report Summary:

Global 5G handset sales grew +1,350% in 2020, driven mainly by the Chinese market. LTE (4G) sales declined -27% as a result of growing interest in 5G devices. 2G, 3G and 4G will still have strong sales in Africa.

Overall, global legitimate mobile phone sales declined -6% annually in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and global recession.  Our extensive report forecasts handset sales for 6 regions and 88 countries worldwide, from 2002 to 2026.

The data model provides forecasts for 19 separate technologies, including GSM, EDGE, CDMA, TD-SCDMA, WCDMA, HSPA+, HSUPA, LTE, LTE-A and 5G.

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